John Dell’Oro

Education and professional experience

October 1997 - March 2002
Law studies at the University of Fribourg. Licensed in law cum laude in March 2002

May 2002 - August 2002 
Legal practice at the First Instance Civil Court in Mendrisio (Switzerland)

September 2002 -  September  2003
Barrister and notary trainee with the law firm Sulser & Jelmini in Lugano (Switzerland)

October 2003 - March 2008
Associate Secretary at the First Instance Civil Court in Mendrisio (Switzerland)

December 2004
Authorisation for the practice of the profession of attorney-at-law, issued in December 2004 by the Court of Appeals of the Canton Ticino (Switzerland)

April 2008 - up to today
Attorney-at-law with the Law Firm Bernasconi Martinelli Alippi & Partners (formerly Peter, Bernasconi & Partners) in Lugano (Switzerland)

Practice Areas

Banking Law; Bankruptcy; Insolvency; International Private Law; Civil Law; Contracts; Labour and Employment; civil liability.



Date of birth


Mother tongue

German - French - English